Terms and Conditions
READ THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS ("TERMS") CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THE SERVICES DESCRIBED HEREIN. BY UTILIZING THE WEBSITE LOCATED AT WWW.VIKINGCAPITALINC.COM ("WEBSITE"), YOU THE VISITOR (“VISITOR”) ACKNOWLEDGES THAT VISITOR HAS READ THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS AND THAT VISITOR AGREES TO BE BOUND BY THEM. IF VISITOR DOES NOT AGREE TO ALL OF THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF THIS AGREEMENT, VISITOR IS NOT AN AUTHORIZED USER OF THESE SERVICES AND VISITOR SHOULD NOT USE THIS WEBSITE. VIKING CAPITAL, INC. (“VIKING”) RESERVES THE RIGHT TO CHANGE, MODIFY, ADD OR REMOVE PORTIONS OF THESE TERMS AT ANY TIME FOR ANY REASON. WE SUGGEST THAT VISITOR REVIEWS THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS PERIODICALLY FOR CHANGES. SUCH CHANGES SHALL BE EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY UPON POSTING. VISITOR ACKNOWLEDGES THAT BY ACCESSING OUR WEBSITE AFTER WE HAVE POSTED CHANGES TO THESE TERMS, VISITOR IS AGREEING TO THESE TERMS AS MODIFIED.
Disclaimer: Nothing contained on this Website constitutes tax, accounting, regulatory, legal, insurance or investment advice. Neither the information, nor any opinion, contained on this Website constitutes a solicitation or offer by Viking or its affiliates to buy or sell any securities, futures, options or other financial instruments, nor shall any such security be offered or sold to any person in any jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation, purchase, or sale would be unlawful under the securities laws of such jurisdiction. Decisions based on information contained on this Website are the sole responsibility of the Visitor. In exchange for using this Website, the Visitor agrees to indemnify and hold Viking, its officers, directors, employees, affiliates, agents, licensors and suppliers harmless against any and all claims, losses, liability, costs and expenses (including but not limited to attorneys' fees) arising from the Visitor’s use of this Website, from the Visitor’s violation of these Terms and Conditions or from any decisions that the Visitor makes based on such information. The transactions, investments, loans, instruments, products, services and strategies discussed in the Website may not be suitable for everyone and are not obligations of Viking or its affiliates or guaranteed by Viking or its affiliates. Viking makes no representations that the contents are appropriate for use in all locations, or that the transactions, investments, loans, instruments, products, services and strategies discussed on this site are available or appropriate for sale or use in all jurisdictions or countries, or by all investors or counterparties. By making available information on the Website, Viking does not represent that any investment vehicle is available or suitable for any particular user. All persons and entities accessing the Website do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with applicable local laws and regulations. This Website is for information purposes only and is not intended to be relied upon as a forecast, research or investment advice. The information on this Website does not constitute a recommendation, offer or solicitation to buy or sell any securities or to adopt any investment strategy. Although this material is based upon information that Viking considers reliable and endeavors to keep current, Viking does not assure that this material is accurate, current or complete, and it should not be relied upon as such. Any opinions expressed on this Website may change as subsequent conditions vary. Past performance is no guarantee of future results. Any testimonials on the website may be for illustration purposes only and not necessarily reflect real situations. The information and services provided on this Website are provided "as is” and without warranties of any kind, either expressed or implied. To the fullest extent permissible pursuant to applicable law, Viking disclaims all warranties, including, but not limited to, any warranty of non-infringement of third-party rights and any implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. Viking does not warrant, either expressly or impliedly, the accuracy or completeness of the information, text, graphics, links or other items contained on this Website and does not warrant that the functions contained in this Website will be uninterrupted or error-free, that defects will be corrected, or that the Website will be free of viruses or other harmful components. Viking expressly disclaims all liability for errors and omissions in the materials on this Website and for the use or interpretation by others of information contained on the Website.
Trademarks, Copyrights and other Intellectual Property: The content contained on this Website is owned or licensed by Viking and its third-party information providers and is protected by applicable copyrights, trademarks, service marks, and/or other intellectual property rights. Such content is solely for Visitor’s personal, non-commercial use. Accordingly, Visitor may not copy, distribute, modify, post, frame or deep link this Website, including any text, graphics, video, audio, software code, user interface design or logos. Visitor may download material displayed on this Website for Visitor’s personal use provided Visitor also retain all copyright and other proprietary notices contained on the materials. Visitor may not distribute, modify, transmit, reuse, repost, or use the content of this Website for public or commercial purposes, including all text, images, audio, and video, without Viking's written permission. Modification or use of the materials for any other purpose violates Viking's intellectual property rights. All trademarks, service marks, trade names, and logos displayed on this Website are proprietary to Viking and/or their respective owners. Nothing contained on this Website should be construed as granting, by implication, estoppel, or otherwise, any license or right to use any trademark displayed on this Website without the written permission of Viking or such other third party that may own the trademark displayed on this Website. The Visitor’s use of the trademarks displayed on this Website, except as provided herein, is strictly prohibited. The use of the images displayed on this Website by Visitor, or anyone else authorized by Visitor, is prohibited. Any unauthorized use of the images may violate copyright laws, trademark laws, and the laws of privacy and publicity, and communications, as well as other regulations and statutes. If Visitor downloads any information from this Website, Visitor agrees that Visitor will not copy it or remove or obscure any copyright or other notices or legends contained in any such information.
Links to Viking from Other Websites: Visitor may not display hyperlinks on their websites to any website owned or operated by Viking. If a Visitor desires to display on their website a hyperlink to a Viking website, Visitor must enter into a written agreement with Viking governing such display. Access to any Viking website does not authorize Visitor to use any of Viking's names, logos, trademarks or copyrighted material, and Visitor agrees not to do so without Viking's express written consent. Requests to display hyperlinks on Visitor’s websites to Viking websites should be e-mailed to mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org.
Transmissions to and from this Website: Electronic communications can be intercepted by third parties and, accordingly, transmissions to and from this Website may not be secure. Viking shall be free to use, for any purpose, any ideas, concepts, know-how, or techniques provided by a website user to Viking through this Website. Viking makes no warranty to Visitor regarding the security of the Website, including with regard to the ability of any unauthorized persons to access information received or transmitted by Visitor through or from the Website. Viking reserves the right to cease providing, or to change, this Website and content of such information (or any portion or feature thereof) at any time or frequency and without notice.
Jurisdiction; Governing Law; Legal Venue: The information provided on this Website is not intended for distribution to, or use by, any person or entity in any jurisdiction or country where such distribution or use would be contrary to law or regulation or which would subject Viking or its affiliates to any registration requirement within such jurisdiction or country. This Website will not be considered a solicitation for or offering of any investment product or service to any person in any jurisdiction where such solicitation or offering would be illegal. The laws of the Kingdom of Sweden govern these Terms without regard to conflict of law provisions. If Visitor takes legal action relating to these Terms, Visitor agrees to file such action only in the courts of Stockholm, Sweden and Visitor consents and submits to the personal jurisdiction of those courts for the purpose of litigating any action with Viking.
Limitation of Liability: Viking and its affiliates and their respective owners, subsidiaries, officers, directors, employees or agents will not be liable to Visitor or anyone else for any damage of any kind, including but not limited to, direct, consequential, incidental, special or indirect damages (including but not limited to lost profits, trading losses or damages that result from use or loss of use of this Website. If Visitor or anyone else claims to be affected by the use or loss of use of the Website is resident in a jurisdiction where some or all of these limitations are not allowed, then those limitations may not apply (void where not valid).
Broker/Dealer; Investment Company; Licensed Adviser; Licensed Lender: Viking is not registered a Licensed Adviser, Broker/Dealer, Investment Company, or Lender with any regulatory body in any jurisdiction and does not provide any financial instruments of any kind or act as an intermediary between any investor or lender where such registration would be required.
Timeliness of Content: All content on this Website is presented only as of the date published or indicated and may be superseded by subsequent market events or for other reasons.
Prohibited Uses: Except as otherwise stated in these Terms and Conditions or as expressly authorized by Viking in writing, Visitor may not:
Use this Website in any manner that could damage or overburden any Viking server, or any network connected to any Viking server, as all servers have limited capacity and are used by many people;
Include the term "Viking Capital," or any Viking trademark or executive's name, or any variation of the foregoing, as a meta-tag, hidden textual element;
Use any robot, spider, intelligent agent, other automatic device, or manual process to search, monitor or copy this Website or the reports, data, information, content, software, products services, or other materials on, generated by or obtained from this Website, whether through links or otherwise (collectively, "Materials"), without Viking's permission, provided that generally available third-party web browsers may be used without such permission; or
Use this Website or the Materials in any manner that could create impression of affiliation, sponsorship or endorsement by Viking.
Unauthorized Use of Content: Visitor agrees to defend, indemnify and hold harmless Viking, its affiliates and each of their respective owners, subsidiaries, officers, directors, members, partners, managers and employees against any losses, damages, claims, liabilities and costs (including reasonable attorneys’ fees) to the extent resulting from or arising out of any unauthorized or otherwise inappropriate use of any of the content of this Website.
System Outages and Incomplete Transmissions: Internet software or transmission problems may produce inaccurate or incomplete copies of information and materials that may be downloaded and displayed on a user's computer. Viking is not liable for any damages, changes, or omissions that occur during transmission of information and materials.
Integration and Severability: No waiver or failure of Viking to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Terms shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. If any provision of these Terms is found by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, the parties nevertheless agree that the court should endeavor to give effect to the parties' intentions as reflected in the provision, and the other provisions of the Terms and Conditions shall remain in full force and effect. The headings used in these Terms and Conditions are for convenience only and such headings are not to be used in determining the meaning or interpretation of these Terms and Conditions. Nothing in these Terms and Conditions shall be construed to establish a joint venture, agency, employment, or other business relationship between the Visitor and Viking. Visitor has no right to assign all or any part of these Terms and Conditions, and any attempt to do so shall be void. Viking shall have the right to assign these Terms and Conditions and to sublicense any and all of its rights under these Terms and Conditions. These Terms, including any documents referenced herein, represent the entire understanding between Visitor and Viking regarding Visitor’s relationship with Viking and Visitor’s use of the Website. These Terms supersede all previous written or oral agreements between Visitor and Viking with respect to such subject matter. Notwithstanding any provisions of these Terms and Conditions, Viking has available all remedies at law or equity to enforce these Terms and Conditions.
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